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Code: EY/19/1435 Interactions with Impact

This informative and engaging workshop will build an understanding of simple but impactful skills and approaches that good practitioners employ during productive, everyday interactions with young children.

 

Effective interactions enable children and adults to share ideas, clarify thinking and resolve challenges together and are an immensely powerful way of supporting a child’s self-confidence, language development, thinking skills and learning.


 

 

 

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 25 February 2020 10:00 - 16:00 Committee Room 2 and 3 Brighton Town Hall Map

Code: EY/19/1387 Supporting Special Educational Needs in Foundation Stage Settings

These sessions aim to:

  • enable early years providers to identify and address special educational needs in their settings
  • provide a range of strategies and approaches to further develop good inclusive practice in settings
  • clarify roles and responsibilities set out in the SEN Code of Practice

Session 1: Setting the Scene
Session 2: Providing and Managing SEN Support
Session 3: The Wider Picture: Working with Others


Who should attend?

SENCOs and managers in early years foundation stage settings. Other early education practitioners interested in developing their SEN knowledge and practice with a view to considering a SENCO role in the future. Early years foundation stage school staff.


Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 January 2020 09:15 - 13:00 BHISS Group Room, Brighton & Hove Music & Arts Building Map
2 26 February 2020 09:15 - 13:00 BHISS Group Room, Brighton & Hove Music & Arts Building Map
3 18 March 2020 09:15 - 13:00 BHISS Group Room, Brighton & Hove Music & Arts Building Map

Code: EY/19/1395 Safeguarding - children in need of protection

This course is for staff and volunteers working in all Early Years settings. During the session you will gain a basic understanding of your role in establishing a safe environment and safe working practices in protecting children and young people from harm and abuse. You will gain confidence handling concerns and disclosures, learn the signs and symptoms of abuse, gain knowledge about the legal background of child protection and discuss the multi-agency approach to safeguarding.

 It is expected that delegates will refresh this training every three years.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 02 March 2020 10:00 - 16:00 Committee Room 2 and 3 Brighton Town Hall Map

Code: EY/19/1462 Equalities Awareness

This essential course covers an understanding of what equalities means in everyday work in childcare settings and will cover:

  • developing an understanding of the importance of equalities
  • identifying strengths in equalities practice
  • sharing top tips and information about resources
  • identifying difficulties and areas to develop in equalities practice and explore ways to improve and extend practice
  • developing an understanding of discrimination and skills and techniques to challenge it
  • looking at the use of language and current terminology
  • exploring ideas for play activities that acknowledge and promoting an understanding of diversity and affirming each child's identity
    offering initial support for developing an equal opportunities policy.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 06 March 2020 10:00 - 16:00 Brighton Town Hall - Committee Room 3 Map

Code: EY/19/1439 Storytelling for birth to threes

This enjoyable, one-day training is for all those who wish to develop practical ideas and strategies to support storytelling for children from birth to three. No previous experience is necessary, but please wear comfortable clothes so that you can take part in hands-on activities.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 March 2020 10:00 - 16:00 Brighton Town Hall - Committee Room 3 Map

Code: EY/19/1447 Managing Absence

This session will examine absence management issues faced by childcare settings. You will get an update on the law relating to workplace absence and it will provide you with practical management techniques to help improve attendance in your workplace.



 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 March 2020 10:00 - 16:00 Committee Room 2 and 3 Brighton Town Hall Map

Code: EY/19/1461 Forest Schools in the Springtime

This one day workshop will introduce learners to the ethos of Forest School and the use of the outdoors for early learning and development.

We will showcase the highs and lows of running a Forest School programme and provide participants with an awareness of the principles that underpin the pedagogy. The session is an ideal way to find out if Forest School is right for your Early Years setting and/or to introduce the ethos to your team.

This informative and fun session based in a woodland camp will enable you to explore the Forest School ethos in a practical and playful way, including typical Forest School games, craft ideas, campfire and tool use.

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 March 2020 10:00 - 16:00 Foredown Woods Map

Code: EY/20/0313 Spring Early Years Network meeting - Brighton

Come and meet colleagues, hear updates and share your news at the spring term early years network meetings

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 March 2020 12:30 - 14:00 Brighton Town Hall - Committee Room 1 Map

Code: EY/20/0792 After School Club Network Meeting

Come along and meet other providers and have the opportunity to share ideas, answer any questions and share experiences as well as finding out about any new updates.

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 March 2020 09:30 - 16:30 Hove Town Hall Map

Code: EY/20/0314 Spring Early Years Network meeting - Portslade

Come and meet colleagues, hear updates and share your news at the spring term early years network meetings

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 March 2020 12:30 - 14:00 Portslade Town Hall Map